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City of Joy

(Movie) Roland Joffé, 1992

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Category: Drama – Social User Rating: 6.1/10 3 stars Vote
Soundtrack
Originals PerformedReleased
1 2:10 City of joy 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
2 2:39 The family of the poor 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
3 3:36 One night, by chance 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
4 3:18 Crack down 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
5 2:15 Hope 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
6 1:40 In the labyrinth 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
7 2:06 The family of the poor 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
8 2:21 A surgeon in despair 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
9 1:44 One night, by chance 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
10 3:57 For a daughter's dowry 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
11 2:24 Godfather of the bustee 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
12 2:08 Monsoon 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
13 4:18 Calcutta 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
14 1:37 Bustee day 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
15 2:14 The birth 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
16 3:48 The worm turns 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
17 5:37 The labyrinth 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
18 6:48 To Calcutta 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
19 1:34 The family of the poor 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
20 1:51 To Roland 1992 City of Joy (CD Epic EX 52750 - United States - 1992) 1992
Revisions PerformedReleased
21 1:34 The family of the poor 1993 Morricone 93 - Movie sounds (CD Sony Epic EPC4738022 - 1993) 1993
22 2:16 Family of the poor 2005 Guardians of the Clouds (CD Universal 9876417 - The Netherlands - 2006) 2006
23 3:11 One night, by chance This track has been performed several times. Click here to see the other performances of the same arrangement. 2007 Concerto del 30/10/2007 (4CD [Archive] Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia VideoANSC00035180 - Italy - 2007) 2007
24 1:23 City of joy This track has been performed several times. Click here to see the other performances of the same arrangement. 2007 Concerto del 30/10/2007 (4CD [Archive] Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia VideoANSC00035180 - Italy - 2007) 2007
25 2:50 The family of the poor This track has been performed several times. Click here to see the other performances of the same arrangement. 2007 Concerto del 30/10/2007 (4CD [Archive] Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia VideoANSC00035180 - Italy - 2007) 2007
26 2:47 Monsoon This track has been performed several times. Click here to see the other performances of the same arrangement. 2007 Concerto del 30/10/2007 (4CD [Archive] Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia VideoANSC00035180 - Italy - 2007) 2007
Show Cover Versions (4)
Credits
Ennio Morricone Composer Arranger Conductor;
Except:
22: Ennio Morricone Composer Arranger Conductor; Carel Kraayenhof Performer;
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Member Detailed Credits
‣24/03/2020 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Soundtrack: CITY OF JOY (1992) (Part 1)
Director: Roland Joffé (1945-) link
Premiered in the US on 17 April 1992. link

Composer, Orchestrator, Conductor: Ennio Morricone – Opening credits: jpg

Music recorded at Forum Studio (1980-1997), Rome:
Orchestra: Unione Musicisti di Roma
Flauto Dolce/Recorder: Laura Pontecorvo
Flutes: Paolo Zampini (Maestro #7, page 57)
Piccolo Clarinet: Stefano Novelli
Piccolo Trumpet: Mauro Maur (1958-)
Panpipes: Felice Clemente & Raffaele Clemente
Synthesizer: Amedeo Tommasi (1935-)
Synthesizer: Gianluca Podio (1963-)

Music recorded at CTS Studios, London:
Orchestra: The London Studio Orchestra
Choir (tracks 1,7): The Stephen Hill Singers link
Voice (track 10): Not credited
Indian Flute: Mike Taylor link
Tabla/Hand Drums: Sirish Manji
Tampura/Lute: Manti Aswin
Sitar: Chandra Ramesh
Shenai/Oboe: Erwin Keiles
Viola: Levine Andrade
Synthesizer: Glen Keiles
Synthesizer: Richard Blackford
(1992 CD, page 3 of inlay) – Closing credits: jpg


‣24/03/2020 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Soundtrack: CITY OF JOY (1992) (Part 2)
2:09 – 01 – City of Joy – Play: mp3
2:38 – 02 – The Family of the Poor
3:36 – 03 – One Night, By Chance
3:17 – 04 – Crack Down
2:14 – 05 – Hope – Play: mp3
1:40 – 06 – In the Labyrinth
2:06 – 07 – The Family of the Poor
2:20 – 08 – A Surgeon in Despair
1:44 – 09 – One Night, By Chance
3:57 – 10 – For a Daughter's Dowry – Play: mp3
2:24 – 11 – Godfather of the Bustee
2:08 – 12 – Monsoon
4:18 – 13 – Calcutta
1:37 – 14 – Bustee Day
2:13 – 15 – The Birth
3:47 – 16 – The Worm Turns
5:36 – 17 – The Labyrinth
6:47 – 18 – To Calcutta
1:34 – 19 – The Family of the Poor
1:50 – 20 – To Roland
Released on CD:
City of Joy – Epic Soundtrax EK 52750 – USA – 1992 link
Front: jpg
Tracklist & Credits on pages 2 and 3 of inlay: jpg
Other editions: link
20 tracks – Total time: 57:55 – All tracks in stereo.

Director Roland Joffé & Composer Ennio Morricone:

1985 – THE MISSION link
1989 – FAT MAN AND LITTLE BOY link
1992 – CITY OF JOY link
2000 – VATEL link


Related Member Detailed Credits
about Guardians of the Clouds (Universal 2006) (Album) :
‣17/04/2019 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Album: GUARDIANS OF THE CLOUDS (2006) (Part 1)
‣17/04/2019 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Album: GUARDIANS OF THE CLOUDS (2006) (Part 2)
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